Professor Shamim Sheikh

  Structural Section

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Shamim Sheikh
Dept. of Civil Engineering
University of Toronto
35 St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario
Canada, M5S 1A4

Tel: 416-978-3671
Fax: 416-978-7046

Research Interests

Behaviour and design of reinforced concrete structures; Performance-based seismic design; Confinement of concrete in columns; Evaluation of structural integrity; Repair and strengthening of concrete structures using traditional materials and fibre reinforced polymers (FRP); Expansive cements and their applications.

Education and Designations

B.Sc. (Lahore)


Course Code Title & Description Instructor Session Day(s) Start Time End Location(s)

Prof. Shamim Sheikh Winter 2018 Wednesday 14:00 17:00 BA 2135
CIV416H Prof. Shamim Sheikh Winter 2018 Scheduled by the Office of the Faculty Registrar.
CME210H Prof. Shamim Sheikh Fall 2017 Scheduled by the Office of the Faculty Registrar.


Journal Articles

  1. Field and Lab performance of Bridge Columns Repaired with Wrapped GFRP sheets (Shamim A. Sheikh), 2007
  2. Investigation of Glass-Fibre-Reinforced-Polymer shells as Formwork and Reinforcement for Concrete Columns (Shamim A. Sheikh, S.A.D. Jaffry, and Ciyan Cui), 2007
  3. Seismic Behavior of Shear-Critical Reinforced Concrete Frame Experimental Investigation (Kien Vinh Duong, Shamim A. Sheikh, and Frank J. Vecchio), 2007
  4. Seismic Upgrade with Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer of Columns Containing Lap-Spliced Reinforcing Bars (Kumar K. Ghosh and Shamim A. Sheikh), 2007
  5. Strengthening Concrete Slabs for Punching Shear with Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Laminates (Kyriakos Sissakis and Shamim A. Sheikh), 2007
  6. Tie-confined fibre-reinforced high-strength concrete short columns (U. K. Sharma, P. Bhargava, and S. A. Sheikh) , 2007
  7. Compression Field Modelling of Confined Concrete-Constitutive Models (Esneyder Montoya, Frank J. Vecchio, and Shamim A. Sheikh), 2006
  8. Design of FRP confinement for Square Concrete columns (Shamim A. Sheikh, Yimin Li), 2006
  9. Seismic Resistance of Square Concrete Columns Retrofitted with Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (Muhammad S. Memon and Shamim A. Sheikh), 2005
  10. Numerical Evaluation of the Behaviour of Steel- and FRP- Confined Concrete Columns Using Compression Field Modelling (E. Montoya , F.J. Vecchio, S.A. Sheikh), 2004
  11. Analytical Study of FRP Confined Concrete Columns (Sohail Samdani and Shamim A. Sheikh), Thesis Dissertation, 2003
  12. Retrofit of Square Concrete Columns with Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer for Seismic Resistance (Richard D. Iacobucci, Shamim A. Sheikh, and Oguzhan Bayrak), 2003
  13. Retrofitting of Concrete Structures for Shear and Flexure with Fiber-Reinforced Polymers (Shamim A. Sheikh, David DeRose, and Jamil Mardukhi), 2002
  14. Seismic Behavior of Concrete Columns with Confined Steel and Fiber-Reinforced Polymers (Shamim A. Sheikh and Grace Yau), 2002
  15. Performance of concrete structures retrofitted with fibre reinforced polymers (Shamim A. Sheikh), 2001
  16. Plastic Hinge Analysis (Oguzhan Bayrak and Shamim A. Sheikh), 2001
  17. Repair of Corrosion-Damaged Columns with FRP Wraps (S. J. Pantazopoulou, J. F. Bonacci, S. Sheikh, M. D. A. Thomas, and N. Hearn), 2001
  18. Accelerated corrosion and repair of reinforced concrete columns using carbon fibre reinforced polymer sheets (C. Lee, J.F. Bonacci, M.D.A. Thomas, M. Maalej, S. Khajehpour, N. Hearn, S. Pantazoploulou, and S. Sheikh), 2000
  19. Confinement Reinforcement Design Considerations for Ductile HSC Columns (Oguzhan Bayrak and Shamim A. Sheikh) , 1998
  20. Cover Spalling in HSC Columns Loaded in Concentric Compression (Stephan J. Foster, Jing Liu, and Shamim A. Sheikh), 1998
  21. A Performance-Based Approach for the Design of Confining Steel in Tied Columns (Shamim A. Sheikh,Shafik S.Khoury), 1997
  22. High-Strength Concrete Columns under Simulated Earthquake Loading (Oguzhan Bayrak and Shamim A. Sheikh), 1997
  23. Confinement of High-Strength Concrete Columns (Shamim A. Sheikh, Dharmendra V. Shah ,and Shafik S. Khoury), 1994
  24. Microstructure of Highly Expansive Cement Pastes (Yan Fu, Shamim A. Sheikh and R. Douglas Hooton), 1994
  25. Expansive Cement Concrete for Drilled Shafts (Shamim A. Sheikh, Yan Fu, and Michael W. O'Neill), 1994
  26. Confined Concrete Columns with Stubs (Shamim A. Sheikh,Shafik S. Khoury), 1993
  27. Reinforced Concrete Columns Confined by Circular Spirals and Hoops (Shamim A. Sheikh and Murat T. Toklucu), 1993
  28. Analytical Moment-Curvature Relations For Tied Concrete Columns, (Shamim A. Sheikh, C. C. Yeh), 1992
  29. Tied Concrete Columns under Axial Load and Flexure (Shamim A. Sheikh, and Ching-Chung Yeh), 1991
  30. Concrete Strength in Tied Columns (Shamim A. Sheikh, C. C. Yeh, and Shafik Khoury), 1990
  31. What Do We Know About Confinement in RC Columns (A Critical Review of Previous Work and Code Provision) , (Koji Sakai and Shamim A.Sheikh) , 1989
  32. Flexural Behavior of Confined Concrete Columns (Shamim A. Sheikh and C. C. Yeh), 1986
  33. Long-term behavior of expansive concrete drilled shafts (Shamim A.Sheikh and Michael W. O'Neill), 1985
  34. A comparative study of confinement models (Shamim A.Sheikh), 1982
  35. Expansive Cement Jacks (John Timusk and Shamim A.Sheikh), 1977